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Conversations

Nora Bateson

Paul Ottesen

Lisa Margonelli

Eugene Tssui

Rainer Brocke

Rupert Soar 1

Rupert Soar 2

Rupert Soar 3

Robert Sternberg

Bruce Brewer

Miscellany

An introduction to Namibia

Biology's Second Law

Miscellany

I have a few projects that don't really fit here or there. So here they are. Enjoy!

Conversations

This is an occasional series produced by Christopher Baycura, where we try to interview interesting people who visit ESF.

Nora Bateson

Nora Bateson, daughter of the famous anthropologist, psychologist and evolutionist, visited ESF to screen her film about her father, An Ecology of Mind. We talk about her father, her film, and what she learned from her father about life.

J S Turner and C Baycura, producers
2012. 26:31.

Paul Ottesen

Paul Ottesen, webmaster of SUNY-ESF, discusses the big changes coming in the relationship between higher education and educational content delivery on the web.

J S Turner and C Baycura, producers
2012. 27:00.


Lisa Margonelli

Lisa Margonelli is a freelance journalist. Until recently, she was an energy policy analyst for the New America Foundation in Washington DC. She is also the author of the acclaimed book Oil on the Brain. Here, we discuss energy, oil and its future.

C Baycura, producer
2011. 33:42.

Eugene Tssui

Eugene Tssui is an internationally renowned architect, planner and designer, interested in applying lessons from nature to his designs.

J S Turner and C Baycura, producers
year. time.


Rainer Brocke

Rainer Brocke is Professor Emeritus of Wildlife Science at SUNY-ESF. For many years, he was director of ESF's Cranberry Lake Biological Station. Here, I engage Rainer in a conversation about his career, his thoughts on biology and on the natural world.

C Baycura, producer
2011. 40:25.

Rupert Soar 1. Dynamic architecture

Rupert Soar is a close collaborator and CEO of Freeform Construction (Pty) Ltd in England. This video is the first of a three part series that discusses "living architecture."

C Baycura, producer
2010. 9:02.


Rupert Soar 2. Termite mounds

Rupert Soar is a close collaborator and CEO of Freeform Construction (Pty) Ltd in England. This video is the third of a three part series that discusses "living architecture."

C Baycura, producer
2010. 9:52.

Rupert Soar 3. Scripted architecture

Rupert Soar is a close collaborator and CEO of Freeform Construction (Pty) Ltd in England. This video is the second of a three part series that discusses "living architecture."

C Baycura, producer
2010. 9:21.


Robert Sternberg on Donald Williamson

Robert Sternberg, a biologist and filmmaker from Imperial College of London, visited ESF to discuss his film about the controversial biologist Donald Williamson, who claimed to have shown a new process of evolution in his work on starfish larvae.

C Baycura, producer
2009. 19:36.

Bruce Brewer

Bruce Brewer is Managing Director of the Cheetah Conservation Fund in Namibia. Bruce talks about the CCFs biomass initiatives and sustainable conservation of cheetahs

J S Turner and C Baycura, producers
2012. 25:23.


Miscellany

This is the real miscellany, produced with no real rhyme or reason.

Visualization of flow using laser sheets

Scott Turner and Berry Pinshow outline the basic method for using laser sheets to illuminate the structure of complex flows.

J S Turner, producer
2012. 01:33.

Using lasers to visualize boundary layer flows

Berry Pinshow, Nils Napp, Kirsten Pedersen and I use laser sheets to visualize boundary layer flows near the entrances of the ant Pheidole. Filmed on location in Namibia

J S Turner, producer
2012. 12:29.


An introduction to Namibia

A brief introduction to the country of Namibia, prepared in support of SUNYESF's mission for advancing international environmental science.

J S Turner, producer
2011. 4:57.

Biology's Second Law

J. Scott Turner Biology's Second Law, Microbes-Mind Forum from Microbes Mind Forum on Vimeo.

A video of a lecture given at the NASA Ames Research Center in California, which outlines my thoughts on Biology's Second Law

Zann Gill, producer
2010. 48:54.


Other media

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